02 July 2004

‘Moussa’ jailed for ganja


New Montrose resident, Kyron ‘Moussa’ Joseph was sentenced to eighteen months in prison on Wednesday when the Serious Offences Court found h...

Speculator on ganja charge


A Rose Hall speculator was charged for possessing sixteen pounds of marijuana last Saturday.Carmen Murray was arrested at Gibson Corner during a stop ...

Sion Hill man fined for cocaine


Arthur Lewis of Sion Hill was on Monday fined $750 when the Serious Offences Court found him guilty of cocaine possession.Police told the court that o...

Cousins charged in carnival violence


At least one national here will not be attending this year’s carnival celebrations, unless he breaches a court order. On Monday, the Serious Of...

Pompey jailed for gun, ammunition


Two weeks after he was acquitted of a murder charge, twenty-nine year old Joshua Pompey of New Grounds was imprisoned for the same gun he used in the ...
25 June 2004

British citizen loses appeal


British citizen, Jamaican national Wendell Lee, 43, will have to serve the 30 months sentence imposed by the Serious Offences Court.{{more}}Lee, a for...

Risto Benjie freed by Appeal Court


The Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal sitting in St. Vincent freed Jamaican national Michael ‘Risto Benjie’ Benjamin from prison when it uph...

Jamaican singer abused?


Jamaican reggae singer “Risto Benji,” who was imprisoned for cocaine possession here last November, is alleging brutality and a violation of...

Appeal Court dismisses Griffith’s appeal


The six month prison sentence imposed on thirty-two-year-old Desron Griffith of New Grounds for possession of 50 pounds of marijuana in February will ...

Lauders man gets reduced sentence


A Lauders man who was convicted last year for wounding his brother-in-law with intent was given a shorter sentence by the Appeal Court this week. Lenn...